- 1977 University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine
- 1988 Defense of Doctoral Degree in Medical Sciences
- 2007 Doctor of the Year in Estonia
Dr. Sven Lindström worked as a doctor of the Department of Internal Medicine and Head of the Department of Blood Surgery of Tallinn Central Hospital from 1977 to 1996. He has been working in the treatment center SL Meedik since its establishment in 1993.